Computer Literacy

How much do you know about using a desktop computer?

Name


  1. Which of the following is a URL?
    http://image-swirl.googlelabs.com/html?query=eiffel+tower#
    www.aol.com
    United Relations Technology


  1. Which of the following is true of Wikipedia?
    It is a valid/reliable source.
    Anyone from anywhere used to be able to post/update information on it.
    It contains links to reliable sources and might not be a bad starting point for academic research.
    It should be used for attribution in college-level essays.


  1. Which of the following is a search engine?
    Google
    iPod
    Firefox


  1. The microscope graphic on the top right corner of a MacBook is used to
    search the Internet
    search computer files
    magnify Word documents
    call home


  1. The name of the place applications are viewed at the bottom or sides of a screen is called a
    flipper
    dock
    ruler
    margin


  1. Where do you go on the top menu of a computer screen to add the Formatting Palette when working with Word?
    File
    Edit
    View
    Window
    Help


  1. The Apple counterpart to PowerPoint is...
    Keynote
    AppleWorks
    Windows
    Macintosh


  1. Respond to the next three statements with a yes/no.

    I like using a computer.
    Yes
    No


  1. Computers make life easier.
    Yes
    No


  1. I've seen the video of John bashing his computer.
    Yes
    No





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